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It might seem obvious to some that spanking a child is a bad thing. But Dr. Emily M. Douglas set out to prove why.
Dr. Douglas, an associate professor in BSU’s School of Social Work, has co-authored a new book: The Primordial Violence: Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence and Crime (Routledge 2014) with child and family researchers, Drs. Murray Straus and Rose Anne Medeiros.